There are 8 ways to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Porto  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Madrid (MAD) OPO - MAD

$85 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Guimarães to Guarda L01
  2. Take the bus from Guarda to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport 745

$39 - $61

6 alternative options

Bus to Vigo, fly  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Braga to Vigo
  2. Fly from Vigo (VGO) to Madrid (MAD) VGO - MAD

$45 - $223

Bus, train via Chaves  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Guimaraes to Chaves
  2. Take the bus from Chaves to Gudina
  3. Take the train from A Gudina to Madrid-Chamartin A

$60 - $81

Bus ALSA  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Guimaraes to Porto 500
  2. Take the bus from Oporto to Madrid

$45 - $94

Bus, train  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Guimarães to A Gudiña
  2. Take the train from A Gudina to Madrid-Chamartin A

$47 - $62

Train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Guimaraes to Porto(Campanha)
  2. Take the train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B
  3. Take the train from Coimbra-B to Salamanca Hot
  4. Take the train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...

$71 - $124

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) 352.4 miles

$80 - $120

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 11 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to fly which costs 70€ - 180€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Guimaraes and arriving at Madrid Airport via Praça da República, Oporto and Madrid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD). However, there are services departing from Guimaraes and arriving at Madrid Airport via Porto(Campanha), Coimbra-B, Salamanca and Chamartín. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 6 min.

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The distance between Guimarães and Madrid Airport (MAD) is 409 km. The road distance is 563.8 km.

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The best way to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 35 min and costs 50€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD), including transfers.

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Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) bus services, operated by Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda., depart from Guimaraes station.

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Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Guimaraes station.

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The best way to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) is to fly which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 70€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 85€ and takes 10 h 27 min, you could also train, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 12 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD).
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  • Distance: 255.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Guimarães, Portugal and Madrid Airport (MAD), Spain?

Iberia, TAP Portugal and two other airlines fly from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Guimarães to Madrid Airport (MAD) via Porto, Praça da República, Boavista - Casa da Música, Oporto, and Madrid in around 10 h 27 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Vigo to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Vigo to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $280
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Porto to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $190
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from A Gudina to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Website
renfe.com
Train from Salamanca to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Guimaraes to Porto(Campanha)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$5 - $9
Train from Porto(Campanha) to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
cp.pt
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $18
Train from Coimbra-B to Salamanca
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
cp.pt
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Braga to Vigo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Guarda to Madrid Barajas Airport, Madrid Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Auto Viacao do Tamega
Website
avtamega.pt
Bus from Guimaraes to Chaves
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Schedules at
avtamega.pt
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Chaves to Gudina
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Guimaraes to Porto
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.pt
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Oporto to Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
alsa.com
Autocares Lázara
Phone
+34 (0) 902 23 95 79
Email
info@rutasvigo.com
Website
autocareslazara.com
Bus from Guimarães to A Gudiña
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
autocareslazara.com
Citi Express
Email
info@citiexpress.eu
Website
citiexpress.eu
Bus from Guimarães to Guarda
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citiexpress.eu
Rodonorte
Phone
+ 351 259 340 710
Email
geral@rodonorte.pt
Website
rodonorte.pt
Bus from Guimarães to Guarda
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
rodonorte.pt

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